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10 Most Breathtaking Sights in Southern France

We’ve been round Southern France a few times and these places kick the air out of us and replace it with awe. Popcorn advised, but no need to bring drinks, there’s plenty of wine here already. 1. Verdon Gorge Shining turquoise waters cutting a hefty wedge into the French countryside. We’re not sure if the […]

There’s a place in Provence that occasionally goes to war using Flowers

The Carnival King and the Battle of Flowers are a few reasons why this extravagant festival now attracts millions of people, as well as a host of filmmakers, journalists, and probably some bees too. Carnival King The most eye-grabbing part of the festival, especially towards to the end, is the Carnival King. After being dragged […]

Cannes is a city where Diamonds, Hearts and Festivals are stolen.

We all know of Cannes’ undercurrent of thievery, but did you expect that more than mere Diamonds have been pilfered. Look to the festival itself, although we’re glad it happened. With registrations open for the 2014 Festival de Cannes on November 25th, we thought you’d all benefit from us kicking up some cinematographic dust about […]

Thousands of Euros, Cults, Murder & Gastronomy – Meet the Provençal Black Diamond Truffle

They taste fantastique, have festivals and religious orders in their name and high prices drive some to murder in the part of France responsible for 80% of black truffle sales. Are we missing something? What is a Black Truffle? The scientific name for the black or Périgord truffle is Tuber Melanosporum. It grows mainly on […]

Press Release: 6 of the Best Summer Hikes from Headwater!

PRESS RELEASE: June 2013 Not yet made plans for this years’ summer holiday? Not a problem – from Alsace to Austria, and from Slovenia to the Swiss Alps, Headwater has some great, interest-packed walking holidays to tempt you! Some are independent, others guided; most involve walking from hotel to hotel (always with your bags moved […]

Where is Hot in October for a Cycling Holiday?

October is almost certain to be cold, wet, grey and miserable in much of northern Europe but for those wanting to get away from it all and go somewhere hot to enjoy a fantastic cycling holiday we’ve got three great destinations for you. The first option is our California Cycling trip, which is blessed with […]